The Academic Convocation marked the official start of the 2014-15 academic year. President Fong, along with the other members of the Ursinus community, welcomed the Class of 2018. See photos and videos from the ceremony. Read More
Over 500 new students were welcomed to campus on Thursday, August 21st. Laptop pick-up, move-in assistance by the Ursinus football team, room set up and a parent reception topped off the long day. Our photos and video capture the experience. Read More
In the annual State of the College address, Ursinus President Bobby Fong highlighted the achievements of the previous year while presenting a candid and optimistic vision of the college’s future. Read More
Ursinus has become more sustainable by offering a Zipcar car sharing program on campus and to the surrounding community. Read More
Faculty, staff, students, alumni—heck, everyone—can now follow Ursinus College on Instagram @UrsinusCollege. Last week’s launch featured a selfie of Zack (OK, he had a little help), and there’s also a short video of the colorful changing lights atop Pfahler Hall. Read More
Thirteen visitors from Ursinus sister School Tohoku Gakuin University of Sendai, Japan, are learning about American culture in classes on ethics, international relations, African American history, photography, water quality in Pennsylvania streams, and Philadelphia history. Read More
The Collegeville Economic Development Corp. (CEDC) has organized Collegeville’s First Restaurant Week Aug. 11 through 17, to support the hardworking chefs and wait staffs of the area’s independent restaurants. Read More
Ursinus adjunct faculty member Victor Brown recalls an Admission event at which he represented Ursinus as his impetus for writing about what it will take to get Philadelphia city schools on track. Brown, who teaches international business, writes in the Philadelphia Inquirer that long-term needs should be considered.